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either of two North American gallinaceous birds of western prairies, Tympanuchus cupido (greater prairie chicken) or T. pallidicinctus (lesser prairie chicken) having rufous, brown, black, and white plumage.
either of two mottled brown-and-white grouse, Tympanuchus cupido or T. pallidicinctus, of North America
noun 1. . [ming-kee] /ˈmɪŋ ki/ noun 1. a dark-colored baleen whale, Baleanoptera acutorostrata, inhabiting temperate and polar seas and growing to a length of 33 feet (10 meters): reduced in numbers. n. type of small whale (Balaenoptera acutorostrata), 1939, supposedly from the Norwegian surname Meincke. The name minke is said to have derived from […]
1. a lake in central Alberta, Canada, draining E via the Lesser Slave River to the Athabasca River. 451 sq. mi. (1168 sq. km).
- Lesser splanchnic nerve
lesser splanchnic nerve n. A nerve that arises from the last two thoracic sympathetic ganglia and passes to the aorticorenal ganglion.
plural noun 1. See under . [suhn-duh; Dutch soon-dah] /ˈsʌn də; Dutch ˈsun dɑ/ noun 1. a chain of islands in Indonesia, in the Malay Archipelago, including Borneo, Sumatra, Java, and Sulawesi (Greater Sunda Islands) and a group of smaller islands extending E from Java to Timor (Lesser Sunda Islands) plural noun 1. the English […]